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The Medical Heritage Library (MHL), a digital curation collaborative among some of the world’s leading medical libraries, promotes free and open access to quality historical resources in medicine. Our goal is to provide the means by which readers and scholars across a multitude of disciplines can examine the interrelated nature of medicine and society, both to inform contemporary medicine and strengthen understanding of the world in which we live. The MHL’s growing collection of digitized medic...



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Cushing-Whitney Medical Library
Cushing-Whitney Medical Library
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Books contributed by the Cushing-Whitney Medical Library, Yale University
Chemist and Druggist
Chemist and Druggist
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Chemist and Druggist, the leading trade journal for the pharmacy community in the UK, has been in continuous publication since 1859. It contains a wealth of information for studying the history of medicine and pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry. Also contained in its pages are many striking visual examples from over 150 years of developments in advertising, packaging and graphic design. The Chemist and Druggist has been made available by the Wellcome Library , one of the greatest...
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Navy Medicine is an integral part of today’s Navy and Marine Corps team and has been a part of that team since the American Revolution. Today’s Navy and Marine Corps team is engaged in a global power competition. Our country depends upon Navy Medicine’s unique expeditionary medical expertise to prepare and support Naval forces, including both Navy and Marine forces. This renewed global power competition requires Navy Medicine to be more agile and capable of operating in a distributed...
Wellcome Library
by Solomon, King of Israel. n 80024516; Mathers, S. L. MacGregor (Samuel Liddell MacGregor)
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Limited ed. of 500 numbered copies
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Topic: Jewish magic
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service
by Wallace, Alfred Russel, 1823-1913; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
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At head of title: To members of parliament and others
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Welcome to the Samuel J. Wood Library of New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. This site features items scanned from the Medical Center Archives .
Wellcome Library
by Lévi, Éliphas, 1810-1875. n 50032513
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t. 1. Dogme.--t. 2. Rituel
Topic: Magic
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Unwin, J. D. (Joseph Daniel), 1895-1936.; Unwin, J. D. (Joseph Daniel), 1895-1936
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"Notes and references": p. [433]-617. Bibliography: p. [624]-642
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Topics: Primitive societies, Sexual ethics, Sex, Culture
Signatures: A-3S
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Topic: Alchemy
The Medical Heritage Library
by Higgins, Chas. M.(Charles Michael),b. 1854; Anti-Vaccination League of America
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Topic: Vaccination
The Medical Heritage Library
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Topics: Vaccination, Vaccination, Medicine
Wellcome Library
by Stokes, W. D
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40 pages ; 17 cm
Topics: 93-1541, Galen, Anti-Vaccinating Society
Issued in a limited edition of "only three thousand copies"
Topics: Erotic literature, Erotic art, Sex in literature, Pornography, Sex, Prostitution, Homosexuality,...
Edition limited to 300 numbered copies on French hand-made paper"
Topic: Sex
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Topic: Medicine, Ayurvedic
The Medical Heritage Library
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Donated by Kristaps Keggi
Topic: Surgery, Plastic
Wellcome Library
by Crowley, Aleister, 1875-1947. n 80057223
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"Published for subscribers only."
Topics: Occultism, Magic, Magic, Occultism
The Medical Heritage Library
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Includes index
Topics: Aura, Parapsychology
Wellcome Library
by Le Vasseur, A
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"La présente édition en français ... n'est autre chose que la rajeunissement complet de la traduction attribuée à A. Levasseur dans le catalogue Brunet." -- "Avertissement," t. 1, p. [v]
Topic: Magic
M.C. Migel Memorial Collection and Library
by Henry E. Garrett
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Topic: Psychology and Psychiatry
The constitution of the North American Academy of Homeopathic Healing Art in German and English. Also included are capital stock certificates of the Academy. Founded in 1835, the North American Academy of the Homeopathic Healing Art opened in Allentown, Pennsylvania to teach homeopathy, the therapeutic system based on the principles of German physician Samuel Hahnemann (1755-1843). Founded by Constantine Hering, William Wesselheoft, Henry Detwiller, and John Romig, and known as Allentown...
Topics: Homeopathy, Alternative medicine, Homeopathic physicians, Medical education, North American Academy...
Royal College of Surgeons of England
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The Royal College of Surgeons of England
Topic: Expeditions
Wellcome Library
by Däath, Heinrich. n 2005181550
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Topic: Medical astrology
The gentleman's magazine.
The gentleman's magazine.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Topic: Le Normand, M. A. (Marie-Anne Adélaide), 1772-1843
Wellcome Library
by Grose, Francis, 1731?-1791. n 50032813
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ESTC
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Topic: English language
The Medical Heritage Library
by Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912
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On spine and cover: Dreams and ghosts
Topics: Ghosts, Dreams, Parapsychology, Hallucinations, Dreams
US National Library of Medicine
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Title from cover
Topic: Medicine
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
Wellcome Library
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61 pages : 23 cm
Topics: Hopkins, Matthew, -1647, Witchcraft -- history, Witchcraft, England
British Association of Dermatologists
British Association of Dermatologists
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The British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) is a charity whose charitable objects are the practice, teaching, training and research of Dermatology.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Occultism
Wellcome Sexology Collection
by Berg, Karl.; Berg, Karl
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Topic: Sadism
Printer's imprint at foot of half-title: Knight and Compton, printers
Topics: Occultism, Alchemy, Magic
Topics: Betts, Benjamin W., 1832-, Mathematics, Consciousness
Topic: Occultism
Wellcome Library Moving Image Collection
by Wellcome Library
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This film shows various cases of mothers who have difficulty breast feeding their babies. Solutions to the problems are demonstrated, for instance a case of inverted nipples can be treated successfully with massage and the use of a breast pump. An inadequate milk supply can be supplemented with formula. 'Flabby breasts' can be successfully treated with massage, supplementary feeding and exercise. 2 segments.
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Topics: Anatomy, Breast Feeding, Maternal Behavior, Mothers, Maternal and child health, Anatomy, Breast...
Topics: Amulets, Superstitions, Amulets, Superstition
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Topics: Face -- Surgery, Surgery, Plastic
Wellcome Library
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"Comprising information concerning all persons bearing hereditary or courtesy titles, knights, companions of all the various orders, and the collateral branches of all peers and baronets"
Topic: Genealogy and Heraldry
Wellcome Library
by Rose, H. A. (Horace Arthur), 1867-1933. n 84103999; Ibbetson, Denzil, Sir, 1847-1908. n 84029393; Maclagan, Edward, Sir, 1864-1952. nr 93011436
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Subtitle varies slightly
Topics: Ethnology, Caste, Caste, Ethnology, Religion
University of Leeds Library
by Ewart, William, 1848-1929; University of Leeds. Library
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Contains: The beat-transfer: an easy test for true and spurious pulse tension / By William Ewart. Reprinted for the author from the British Medical Journal, Oct. 6th, 1894
Topics: Pulse sensations, Pulse
Includes indexes
Topic: Botany
Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615
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Topic: Medicine, Ayurvedic
The Medical Heritage Library
by Raphael, pseud., 1795-1832; Anglicus, Merlinus, junior, Gent
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The so-called 6th ed. of this title, published earlier in 1825, is in fact a reissue with t.p. added of unsold copies of 'The straggling astrologer', a weekly periodical published by Wright 3 June-30 Oct. 1824 with Smith as editor from late July (see Periodl. Suppl.)
Topics: Astrology, Occultism
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain
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Topic: Pharmacists
Royal College of Physicians
by Lombard, H. C. (Henri Clermond), 1803-1895; Fox, Wilson, 1831-1887 (Associated name); Royal College of Physicians of London
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Four volumes in two books
Topics: Medical Climatology, Climate, Meteorology
At head of title: "The only authorized and complete English edition."
Topics: Hydrotherapy, Hydrotherapy
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Ukers, William Harrison, 1873-
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Topic: Coffee
The Medical Heritage Library
by Ellwood, G. M. (George Montague), 1875-1955; Yerbury, Francis Rowland, 1885-1970
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"First edition, spring, 1918; reprinted May, 1919"--Verso t.p
Topics: Human figure in art, Anatomy, Artistic, Photography of the nude, Anatomy, Artistic
The Medical Heritage Library
by Gray, Henry, 1825-1861
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Human anatomy, Anatomy
Includes index and publisher's catalog
Topic: Abnormalities
Augustus C. Long Health Sciences Library
by Beers, Clifford Whittingham, 1876-1943
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"Pamphlets and reports": p. 345-349
Topics: Mentally ill, Mentally ill, Mental health
Wellcome Library Moving Image Collection
by Wellcome Library
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Shows the symptomatology of shell-shock in 18 British other rankers and its treatment by two leading R.A.M.C. neurologists in two British military hospitals towards the end of the First World War. Captions tell us the men's names, rank, medical condition, details of their symptoms and how long it took to complete the cure, which in one case was in two and a half hours. Clinical features shown include a variety of ataxic and hysterical gaits hysterical paralyses, contractures and anaesthesias...
Topics: World War, 1914-1918, Hospitals, Military, Combat Disorders -- rehabilitation, World war, Armed...
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service
by Creighton, Charles, 1847-1927; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
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Bookplate of Society of Medical Officers of Health in Copy 1
Wellcome Library
by Allendy, René, 1889-1942. n 84090539
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Topic: Paracelsus, 1493-1541
Wellcome Library
by Hartmann, Franz, 1838-1912. n 50026762
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Topic: Astrology
Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
Wellcome Library
by Sahagún, Bernardino de, -1590. n 79122689
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Descriptive letterpress on versos facing all plates except one
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Topics: History, Aztecs, Calendar, Indians of Mexico, Nahuatl language, Natural history
Available at the Bibliothèque interuniversitaire de santé (Paris). See this resource in Medica digital library : pharma_p11247x1928 .
Contains vocabularies
Topics: Egyptian language, Mythology, Religion, Folklore
The Medical Heritage Library
by Rank, Otto, 1884-1939; Robbins, F.; Jelliffe, Smith Ely, 1866-1945
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Heroes, Mythology, Mythology
4 unnumbered leaves, 40 pages, 2 plates : (4to)
Topics: Pennant, John, Heart -- Parasites
Unabridged reprint of Barrett's Magus, London, 1801
Topics: Magic, Occultism, Alchemy
University of Leeds Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Gilbert, Philéas; Fetu, Emile; University of Leeds. Library
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The University of Leeds Library
Topic: Cooking, French
Chemist and Druggist
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Topics: Pharmacy, Drug Industry
Woodcut frontispiece, zodiac man (p. 8), and tailpiece
Topics: Hygiene, Astrology, Physiognomy
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Bouché-Leclercq, Auguste, 1842-1923
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Topic: Astrology
Leipziger Literatur Zeitung.
Leipziger Literatur Zeitung.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journals.
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Wellcome Journals.
Topic: Journal.
Wellcome Library
by Sédir, Paul, 1871-1926. n 85184975
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Bibliography: [173]-178
Topic: Materia Medica
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
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Supersedes another periodical of the same name, published 1829-30